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“The Ritual…” by Richard F. Yates

…and he was never seen again… —Richard F. Yates (Holy Fool) [P.S. – Image is digital drawing over a photo-tableau featuring my notebook. 2019. No ghosts, monsters, or non-physical entities were harmed in the creation of this piece.] SUPPORT INDEPENDENT … Continue reading

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“Haunted Encounter (With Spoilers)” by Richard F. Yates

I’m not sure why, but my backyard always looks like a radioactive haunted house when I snap a picture of it at night. Where does all the green come from? That fence is a light tan to the naked eye, … Continue reading

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“Read a Damn Book – 134: Bleach Volume 3”

I know it’s been a few months since my last Bleach review, but I was in the mood for some monster fighting action—so…here we go! [This is a photograph that I took of the actual book that I read. The image is … Continue reading

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“Is It Love (If It Needs an Audience?)” by Richard F. Yates

(To properly experience this article, you should start the song, “This Will Be Our Year” by The Zombies, now. If you don’t own The Zombies’ Odyssey and Oracle [do yourself a HUGE favor and go buy it IMMEDIATELY] you can turn the … Continue reading

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“Received a Ghost-O-Gram!” by Richard F. Yates

I received a Ghost-O-Gram* this A.M. from the Winged Serpent (who regretted that he/she/it couldn’t see me in person, but he/she/it was knee deep in a conversion process in another trans-dimensional reality space, so… Kinda busy…And snakes don’t have knees, … Continue reading

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“Limited Time Offer” by Richard F. Yates

The ghosts had decided to stay. (The vote to leave had taken place in early December, and the final tally was 21 to 2 against looking for a new house and moving out.) It had been years since anyone had … Continue reading

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“Walking with Spirits” by Richard F. Yates

He sat down, shakily, on the floor next to his coffee table (despite his bad back, he still frequently sat on the floor) with his Cup-O-Joe and a swelling, itching brain. He was thinking, hard, about the walk he’d just … Continue reading

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“A Casualty of the Battle” by Richard F. Yates

After yesterday’s awesome and vicious struggle against the tumble dryer (and the forces of tyranny,) I not only lost the battle but am now suffering some post-trauma from my actions. Last night, at approximately 3:00 A.M., I woke with a … Continue reading

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“Old Kid (Notebook Drawing)” by Richard F. Yates

[December 2018 – Ink on paper with digital embellishments and color.] This is one of my final drawings in this big, old, heavy notebook, which I started back in April (2018.) Took me almost 9 months to fill it!!! My … Continue reading

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“Read a Damn Book – 125: Bleach Volume 2”

I reviewed the first volume of Bleach back in July (2018) but suddenly felt the urge to continue reading the story, so here we go with Volume 2 of Tite Kubo’s weird, metaphysical monster tale! Tite Kubo – Bleach Volume … Continue reading

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